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User statistics:

Number of users: 13,284,947
Number of users who are super-user administrators: 41
Number of users who are other types of administrators: 3,968

Users added per month:

Month Users Added
December 2021 8,905
November 2021 201,161
October 2021 216,215
September 2021 220,472
August 2021 196,666
July 2021 170,537
June 2021 168,778
May 2021 198,197
April 2021 234,841
March 2021 263,697
February 2021 244,303
January 2021 250,950
December 2020 151,879
November 2020 206,848
October 2020 222,198
September 2020 210,164
August 2020 191,151
July 2020 168,830
June 2020 240,255
May 2020 358,675
April 2020 566,768
March 2020 430,027
February 2020 188,144
January 2020 188,505
December 2019 129,302
November 2019 167,945
October 2019 186,971
September 2019 195,406
August 2019 178,910
July 2019 169,877
June 2019 155,612
May 2019 157,467
April 2019 147,119
March 2019 146,125
February 2019 131,595
January 2019 143,289
December 2018 111,869
November 2018 151,936
October 2018 159,888
September 2018 138,985
August 2018 134,388
July 2018 120,611
June 2018 130,899
May 2018 160,449
April 2018 159,383
March 2018 187,597
February 2018 132,636
January 2018 138,460
December 2017 77,173
November 2017 86,377
October 2017 90,402
September 2017 82,088
August 2017 92,230
July 2017 99,602
June 2017 83,523
May 2017 205,907
April 2017 90,113
March 2017 91,850
February 2017 79,255
January 2017 53,816
December 2016 41,947
November 2016 50,310
October 2016 51,853
September 2016 46,076
August 2016 55,623
July 2016 47,130
June 2016 43,704
May 2016 45,500
April 2016 40,328
March 2016 45,156
February 2016 47,472
January 2016 38,169
December 2015 31,899
November 2015 39,443
October 2015 39,128
September 2015 35,958
August 2015 35,090
July 2015 33,500
June 2015 32,225
May 2015 37,682
April 2015 38,026
March 2015 36,484
February 2015 25,626
January 2015 44,987
December 2014 23,647
November 2014 37,699
October 2014 30,996
September 2014 33,771
August 2014 29,954
July 2014 23,198
June 2014 22,310
May 2014 25,261
April 2014 38,106
March 2014 31,104
February 2014 24,850
January 2014 30,471
December 2013 44,247
November 2013 31,735
October 2013 20,465
September 2013 18,010
August 2013 19,145
July 2013 16,320
June 2013 16,766
May 2013 20,774
April 2013 21,561
March 2013 19,571
February 2013 18,385
January 2013 21,778
December 2012 18,254
November 2012 18,907
October 2012 19,739
September 2012 19,721
August 2012 20,335
July 2012 15,528
June 2012 14,748
May 2012 15,165
April 2012 15,216
March 2012 16,268
February 2012 15,948
January 2012 16,865
December 2011 15,476
November 2011 15,322
October 2011 14,725
September 2011 16,243
August 2011 15,654
July 2011 17,011
June 2011 13,265
May 2011 15,882
April 2011 14,616
March 2011 16,521
February 2011 14,828
January 2011 16,749
December 2010 17,366
November 2010 13,874
October 2010 13,770
September 2010 13,067
August 2010 13,486
July 2010 14,099
June 2010 11,783
May 2010 13,914
April 2010 13,942
March 2010 16,355
February 2010 15,056
January 2010 16,033
December 2009 13,947
November 2009 14,668
October 2009 14,802
September 2009 13,696
August 2009 13,834
July 2009 13,706
June 2009 14,441
May 2009 16,898
April 2009 14,616
March 2009 14,380
February 2009 12,463
January 2009 12,936
December 2008 11,698
November 2008 13,540
October 2008 12,503
September 2008 10,879
August 2008 10,772
July 2008 11,084
June 2008 11,361
May 2008 12,732
April 2008 13,961
March 2008 47,619
February 2008 32,395
January 2008 17,379
December 2007 16,564
November 2007 15,905
October 2007 15,251
September 2007 14,261
August 2007 15,126
July 2007 14,366
June 2007 13,985
May 2007 11,736
April 2007 9,806
March 2007 10,993
February 2007 9,713
January 2007 10,414
December 2006 8,705
November 2006 8,946
October 2006 9,525
September 2006 9,497
August 2006 9,392
July 2006 9,623
June 2006 9,359
May 2006 10,355
April 2006 9,508
March 2006 11,524
February 2006 12,190
January 2006 13,417
December 2005 14,785
November 2005 12,950
October 2005 11,093
September 2005 10,040
August 2005 10,491
July 2005 10,199
June 2005 8,193
May 2005 7,218
April 2005 8,637
March 2005 8,817
February 2005 4,662
January 2005 6,029
December 2004 4,778
November 2004 4,608
October 2004 4,191
September 2004 3,695
August 2004 3,509
July 2004 3,842
June 2004 3,124
May 2004 3,647
April 2004 3,988
March 2004 3,119
February 2004 2,439
January 2004 2,442
December 2003 2,177
November 2003 2,080
October 2003 1,864
September 2003 2,006
August 2003 1,641
July 2003 2,023
June 2003 2,169
May 2003 2,165
April 2003 2,048
March 2003 2,475
February 2003 2,417
January 2003 3,240
December 2002 2,494
November 2002 2,536
October 2002 2,030
September 2002 2,116
August 2002 91
July 2002 2
July 1996 16

Audio statistics:

Shows added per month

Forum statistics:

Number of forums: 10689
Number of posts: 494,079

Top forums:

Forum Posts Average Length
GratefulDead 304,476 374.5
etree 51,029 323.4
feature_films 19,376 388.4
forums 16,567 298.9
netlabels 14,721 671.0
classic_tv 12,880 311.6
faqs 9,414 265.9
movies 6,854 415.4
texts 6,731 541.5
audio 6,340 293.9
opensource_movies 5,851 274.4
web 5,210 364.7
opensource_audio 5,149 275.2
prelinger 3,247 363.3
oldtimeradio 3,166 320.2
noisecollector 2,502 234.7
general 2,050 379.8
opensource 1,798 562.2
movie_of_the_week 1,342 355.2
software 1,292 294.3

Top 50 Posters:

Poster Posts Average Length
William Tell 15338 383.5
Jeff Kaplan 13307 81.7
direwolf0701 9861 196.1
bluedevil 9847 382.0
SomeDarkHollow 8901 343.5
robthewordsmith 6793 273.9
johnnyonthespot 6287 284.7
micah6vs8 5885 354.7
RBNW....new and improved! 5074 341.5
lobster12 5057 192.3
jglynn1.2 4619 216.3
high flow 4378 246.8
Diana Hamilton 4374 317.0
user unknown 4063 271.8
Arbuthnot 4031 449.2
Cliff Hucker 4006 403.1
rastamon 3870 258.8
craven714 3778 357.3
NoiseCollector 3771 392.2
stratocaster 3638 310.4
elbow1126 3570 412.5
AltheaRose 3523 555.9
ringolevio 3127 199.7
Vermoontains 2929 312.7
Mandojammer 2879 762.8
wineland 2869 308.5
BryanE 2858 473.3
Dudley Dead 2805 654.7
light into ashes 2755 1647.1
Diamondhead 2622 208.4
c-freedom 2380 588.8
snow_and_rain 2352 319.0
JodyC 2299 190.9
HappySwordsman 2273 572.5
cush11 2256 174.4
Moongleam 2203 704.7
SDH2O 2133 436.4
ghostofpig 2017 480.0
Earl B. Powell 1989 536.6
dead-head_Monte 1964 2082.6
grendelschoice 1950 551.4
greenone 1934 228.6
quigs 1903 119.8
ducats 1901 110.0
rdenirojb87 1896 404.5
jerlouvis 1884 462.2
simon c 1851 428.6
fenario80 1836 301.9
Brad Leblanc 1796 300.5
Reade 1775 391.2

Monthly post count (for last year):

Month Posts Average Length
2021-12 25 315.6
2021-11 451 281.5
2021-10 498 371.9
2021-09 398 445.1
2021-08 440 418.9
2021-07 381 403.9
2021-06 557 383.2
2021-05 545 327.8
2021-04 554 374.8
2021-03 507 380.8
2021-02 550 380.6
2021-01 569 382.8
2020-12 598 334.8
Note: some posts are from before the new site existed because they are news articles with old dates